Documents say feds can track cell phones’ locations without telecoms’ help

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by John Byrne
Raw Story
Monday November 17, 2008

Federal law enforcement may be able to track cellular phones users’ locations without the help of the telecommunications companies themselves, according to a report Sunday.

Documents obtained by the American Civil Liberties Union under a Freedom of Information Act request suggest that existing technology allows law enforcement to bypass wireless companies in locating individual cell phone users.

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via The Raw Story | Documents say feds can track cell phones’ locations without telecoms’ help

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